An exclusive interview with songwriter Eliot Dean Baker

Today on our Hot Seat we have an inspiring and highly skilled songwriter Eliot Dean Baker with us. Lets have a chat with him.

Twist Online : First of all, please introduce yourself to our readers.
Eliot Dean Baker : I’m Eliot Dean Baker, a songwriter from Woodbridge, Virginia

Twist Online : Who or what inspired you to get into music?
Eliot Dean Baker : God and my family. Both of my parents were musicians at my church. I started playing drums when I was six years old in my church. From then on the curiosity for other instruments kinda just took over.

Twist Online : Tell us about your recent release, “Sweet Nothings.
Eliot Dean Baker : Sweet Nothings is this song I wrote while being super fresh-faced in an amazing relationship. We had been hanging out all week and one day I kinda just sat down with a guitar and started playing the guitar line. The guitar and melody line popped in my head almost simultaneously, it was sick.

Twist Online : What kind of response you have received from the release?
Eliot Dean Baker : The response has been amazing! This was my first time releasing something on a streaming platform so it was super accessible for everyone. People have been so kind and supportive and I’m super super appreciative to everyone that’s taken the time to listen. Love to you all.

Twist Online : What attracts you more- performing on stage or working in studios?
Eliot Dean Baker : Working in a studio. I love performing live and seeing all the faces but the perfectionist side of me thrives in a studio setting.

Twist Online : What’s your favorite music genre?
Eliot Dean Baker : Rock n Roll

Twist Online : Have you set some goals to achieve?
Eliot Dean Baker : Yeah, totally. I want a Grammy before I’m 25. And I just turned 23 in September, so. Stay tuned haha.

Twist Online : Are you working on any new project?
Eliot Dean Baker : There’s a lot more music and other content coming this year.

Twist Online : What’s the best way to follow you online?
Eliot Dean Baker : You can find me on all your favorite social media platforms! @eliotdeanbaker

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